The City of Billings Water Quality Division is seeking a Water Reclamation Facility Manager to lead, motivate, manage, supervise and coordinate the wastewater treatment operation, maintenance and safety activities. The successful applicant will coordinate assigned activities with other divisions, and outside agencies; and will provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Utility Systems Engineer.
Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: assume safety responsibility for personnel and the wastewater treatment equipment and facilities; select, train, motivate and evaluate assigned personnel; plan, direct, coordinate and review work plan for the wastewater treatment maintenance and operations; and participate in the development and administration of the annual budget
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Understanding of federal, state, and local wastewater regulations, safety and environmental requirements.
Possession of, or ability to obtain within one year of employment, a Class 1C Treatment Plant Operator Certificate issued by the State of Montana.
At least one of the following:
A minimum of ten (10) years of work experience in wastewater treatment operations/maintenance with at least five (5) years of personnel management experience.
A bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology, or an environmentally-related field with a minimum of five (5) years of wastewater treatment operations/maintenance and five (5) years of personnel management experience.
A bachelor’s degree in engineering with a minimum of five (5) years of project or personnel management experience in water or wastewater utility work and two (2) years of experience related to the design or operation of wastewater treatment facilities.
Highly Desired Qualifications:
Experience operating and maintaining a biological nutrient removal wastewater process.
Ten (10) or more years of progressive wastewater operations and maintenance supervisory experience.
City of Billings job application
All positions are subject to a pre-employment drug test.
The application and supporting documents can be submitted online at www.ci.billings.mt.us or to City of Billings, Human Resources, 210 N. 27th Street, Billings, MT 59101. Incomplete applications or applicants not meeting the minimum qualifications may not be considered for the position. EOE.